Surfing Australia: A Complete History of Surfboard Riding in Australia download free [PDF and Ebook] by Phil Jarratt

Surfing Australia: A Complete History of Surfboard Riding in Australia download free [PDF and Ebook] by Phil Jarratt year 2017
  • Book name: Surfing Australia: A Complete History of Surfboard Riding in Australia
  • Author: Phil Jarratt
  • Release date: 2017/7/10
  • Publisher: HARDIE GRANT BOOKS
  • Language: Not Available
  • Genre or Collection: Sports
  • ISBN: 9781743793688
  • Rating: 9.36 of 10
  • Votes: 105
  • Review by: Keagan Hebert
  • Review rating: 9.11 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/17
  • Total pages: 344
  • Includes a PDF summary of 29 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The definitive guide to Australia's surfing history, published in conjunction with Surfing Australia. Australian surf culture is over a century old, and it still hasn't grown up. From its roots as an illegal pastime to its current incarnation as a professional sport, surfing's enduring appeal has always been the carefree, quintessentially Australian lifestyle that goes with it. Australian surf culture has always had competing impulses of chaos and order. For every Boot Hill Gang there is a Surf Life Saving Association; for every tragic drug disqualification, a World Title winner. From Tommy Tanna, Alick Wickham and Freddie Williams's pioneering surf lifestyles to the hedonism of 1950s beach culture, the Coolangatta Kids of the 1970s, to the eventual professionalised machine that surfing in Australia has now become, this is the complete, no-holds-barred history of both sides of the story. With forewords by Mark Richards and Layne Beachley, Australia's World Champion surfers, this book is the definitive history of surfing in Australia.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H37M11S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Surfing, Windsurfing, Water Skiing
  • Available formats: TXT, HTM, HTML, GIF, PDF, DOC, WORD, EPUB. Compressed in TAR, RAR, CBZ, ZIP, TBZ2
  • Download servers: SpiderOak, FileServe, Mediafire, BitShare, Microsoft OneDrive, FlowCloud, FreakShare
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 39.27 USD
  • Dimensions: 230x270mm
  • Weight: 1,450g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: South Yarra, Australia
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